Exercise for Special Population.

Many physical inactivity related diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, obesity and high cholesterol can be prevented and/or treated by being more physically active. Depending on your health and fitness situation choose from a range of testing services and programmes that will suit your individual situation.

Our Exercise Programmes for Special Populations

Exercise is Medicine for Cancer Survivors

More and more research studies have shown that regular exercise is not only safe during and after cancer treatment, but also brings significant benefits to cancer survivors. These include:

  • Reduce fatigue

  • Manage nausea

  • Manage pain

  • Improve sleeping patterns

  • Reduce bone mineral density loss & maintain muscle mass

  • Improve metabolism & physical function

  • Improve overall fitness

  • Improve quality of life

 

The purpose of the program is to introduce exercise in a safe and supportive environment and to empower individuals to manage their own physical activity and wellness. For more program information, please check HERE.

FitRx for Special Populations

Evidence on the role of physical activity in the prevention and management of chronic disease is overwhelming. Exercise is safe for most people and has many health benefits but for someone who are either at risk of or with diagnosed chronic diseases, exercise safety is a legitimate concern.

 

The AHC FitRx for Special Populations, is provided for those who need client‐centered, education/training sessions to target the special needs of their given chronic disease. 

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Active Kids Enquiries

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(852) 3910-2612

csehealth@hku.hk

HKU B-Active, 1/F Novum Place

460 Queen's Road West

Shek Tong Tsui, Hong Kong

(852) 2872-1204 / 2872-1205 

activecse@hku.hk

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